On This Day in History for September 13

Events in History

  • 509 BC The temple of Jupiter on Rome's Capitoline Hill is dedicated on the ides of September
  • 122 Building begins on Hadrian's Wall, Northern England
  • 335 Church of Holy Sepulchre consecrated in Jerusalem
  • 533 General Belisarius of the Byzantine Empire defeats Gelimer and the Vandals at the Battle of Ad Decimium, near Carthage, North Africa
  • 604 Sabinian begins his reign as Pope replacing Pope Gregory the Great
  • 1125 Duke Lotharius of Supplinburg crowned as German king Lotharius III
  • 1224 Francis of Assisi is afflicted with stigmata after a vision praying on Mount Verna
  • 1440 Gilles de Rais is finally taken into custody upon an accusation brought against him by the Bishop of Nantes.
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